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Delicious Whangarei

Delicious Whangarei

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The Delicious Whangarei tour takes you on a tasty journey around our beautiful region, tasting coffee, honey, cheese, olive oil, wine and chocolate. You will meet wonderful local providers and hear how they are producing the good stuff!
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$138.50
From
$138.50

Hawkes Bay 'Odyssey Experience'

Hawkes Bay 'Odyssey Experience'

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Submerge yourself in this beautiful region. Take home memories, photos and perhaps a bottle of wine. Our guides are personable, knowledgeable and will look after you. Know our region, know our stories.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$208.09
From
$208.09

Private Cooking Class with Chef of the Year in Hawke’s Bay at Your Residence

Private Cooking Class with Chef of the Year in Hawke’s Bay at Your Residence

Enjoy a private and authentic cooking class and home cooked meal with your host Joe in the comfort of your own residence. This is a wonderful opportunity for anyone looking to connect with local culture over food. Joe brings a diversity of culinary experiences unseen before in a local New Zealand chef – he was crowned Chef of the Year in 2013 specializing in Oriental cuisine in the UK, and awarded the privilege of overseeing the Relais and Chateaux Kitchen as sous chef. Joe is passionate about sharing his deep culinary knowledge to create fun and relaxing dining experiences for his guests. Joe's cooking focuses on gastronomic fusion delivered in a down-to-earth, socially interactive, and family friendly setting. Most of all, Joe loves creating memories with travelers from all over the world. He looks forward to teaching you and introducing you to the flavors of the region.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$215.39
Price varies by group size
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$215.39
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

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Napier Highlights by Open Top Vintage Car

Napier Highlights by Open Top Vintage Car

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Our entry level bespoke tour, your chauffeur will show you the beauty of Napier's Art Deco buildings and then you have the option of visiting a local winery, sampling some local chocolate or take the chance to see the Hooters Showroom, a must-see for all vintage car lovers. You can let us know your preference in advance otherwise your chauffeur will discuss the options to see what you fancy on the day. Please note that this tour does not include wine tasting fees which will need to be paid directly to the winery on the day. On busy cruise ship days as many as half of the Hooters vintage vehicles will be out on tour so there will be a few empty spaces in the showroom, but still plenty of automobilia to see and stories to hear.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$139.19
Price varies by group size
From
$139.19
Price varies by group size

Half-Day Vintage Car Tour with Food Platter Up To 4 Passengers

Half-Day Vintage Car Tour with Food Platter Up To 4 Passengers

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Instead of crowding into a tour bus, explore the Hawke’s Bay in a perfectly-preserved 1930s vintage car on this stylish half-day tour of the region. Choose between one of three tours – sample what’s unique local wines with a Winery Tour; see Napier’s art deco landmarks on the Scenic Tour; or visit popular attractions on the Best of the Bay Tour. Choose your destinations or avoid the stress of choosing: your guide can put together the perfect day.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$576.76
per group
From
$576.76
per group

3-hour Private Scenic and Taster Tour by Vintage Car

3-hour Private Scenic and Taster Tour by Vintage Car

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Take a 3-hour private tour of Napier & Hawke's Bay in your very own vintage car to see the Art Deco architecture and other highlights. Sit back and enjoy the stories and scenery while your chauffeur drives you around the town in a beautifully restored vehicle from the Art Deco period. We have included in the itinerary section a list of options available (please note that we cannot cover all options in 3 hours!) so that you can customize your personalized itinerary either through the booking process or your chauffeur will help you plan your day on arrival.  This is a bespoke tour that can be designed to suit your tastes.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$417.57
per group
From
$417.57
per group

Full-Day Bespoke Vintage Car Tour inc Lunch with Vehicle options

Full-Day Bespoke Vintage Car Tour inc Lunch with Vehicle options

Your personal Chauffeur will collect you in your choice of the fleet and guide you to a selection of the Bay's finest destinations and all designed to entice your palate. An exquisite lunch en route is included. We design your bespoke itinerary through the booking process to ensure that your trip is simply unforgettable!
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  • 3 hours 50 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$556.76
Price varies by group size
From
$556.76
Price varies by group size

Remutaka Rail Trail & Martinborough Vineyard Explorer Cycle Tour

Remutaka Rail Trail & Martinborough Vineyard Explorer Cycle Tour

With spectacular countryside to explore and fertile vineyards thriving in the warm New Zealand sunshine, Martinborough is a region best explored on two wheels. On this adventurous bicycle tour, pedal through the Remutaka Ranges’ native bushland and enjoy uninterrupted views over the rugged scenery. Freewheel downhill to Cross Creek, before shuttling onward to Martinborough to sample delicious locally made wines in the region’s wineries.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$132.32
From
$132.32

Daily Scenic Maori Rock Carving Cruise Taupo

Daily Scenic Maori Rock Carving Cruise Taupo

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Cruise around the scenic bays of Lake Taupo and admire the Maori Rock Carvings during this boat tour. Aboard the boat, listen to informative commentary about the ecology, volcanology, and cultural history of the area. Admire the impressive views of the snowy mountain tops of the UNESCO-listed Tongariro National Park and Lake Taupo's picturesque shores. See the Maori Rock Carvings depicting the legends of the local Tuwharetoa tribe. Choose from morning departure (includes tea) or afternoon departure (includes a fishing demonstration).
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$23.75
From
$23.75
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Half day Makara Beach private tour with Rose

Half day Makara Beach private tour with Rose

Get off the beaten track, but only 40 minutes from the city! Ideal for those who enjoy wild nature, but who have limited time. Highlights include: breathtaking views, a walk along the seashore, and a cup of tea or coffee on the beach (weather permitting) All Rose's tours: • Are exclusive, private tours. Your group will have Rose and her vehicle entirely to yourselves. • Fit in with your schedule. Rose will pick you up from the cruise ship port or any city location, at a time that suits you. • Provide flexibility. In many cases, elements of one tour can be substituted by elements of another. • Offer comfortable travel for up to five passengers, in Rose’s spacious late model Kia Carnival.
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  • Free Cancellation
From
$121.79
From
$121.79

Full day Palliser Bay tour with Rose

Full day Palliser Bay tour with Rose

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Spend the day outside Wellington on this private guided tour. Drive over the Remutaka hills to the South Wairarapa Coast and visit the Cape Palliser lighthouse, local chocolate and cheese shops (time permitting), a boutique winery, and more. Lunch at a local cafe with authentic fare is included. Plus, get the chance to see a wild seal colony, depending on the season.
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  • Free Cancellation
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$194.86
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$194.86

Full day winery tour with Rose

Full day winery tour with Rose

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Get out of the city and head over the Remutaka Ranges for a relaxing day exploring Martinborough and some of its many wineries on this private tour. Visit a range of cellar doors and sample what they have on offer without worrying about how you’re going to back over the Ranges: get from Wellington to Martinborough and from winery to winery in a private vehicle driven by your guide Rose.
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  • Free Cancellation
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$194.86
From
$194.86

Private Shore Excursion: Bay of Islands Tour with Wine Tasting

Private Shore Excursion: Bay of Islands Tour with Wine Tasting

This full-day Bay of Islands tour with wine tasting is designed for cruise ship passengers who want to make the most of a short stay in the area. You’ll travel with a private guide, so you have the freedom to adjust the itinerary, go at your own pace, and ask questions. Visit several must-see sights around the Bay and some of New Zealand’s best vineyards at Kerikeri, all on an easy day trip.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$215.74
Price varies by group size
From
$215.74
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Private Tour: Bay of Islands Tour with Wine Tasting

Private Tour: Bay of Islands Tour with Wine Tasting

The Bay of Islands is one of the most visited attractions of New Zealand’s North Island, and this private 6-hour tour from Paihia combines all its highlights with wine tasting in the Kerikeri wine region. Along the way, discover New Zealand’s colonial history at the Waitangi Treaty Grounds, marvel at natural wonders such as Haruru Falls and Wharepuke Falls, and immerse yourself in Maori culture at Rewa‘s Village.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$215.74
Price varies by group size
From
$215.74
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Legacy and Winery Experience

Legacy and Winery Experience

Sample pre-release wines prior to being accessible to the public and gain an in-depth tour including the historic museum
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
From
$23.75
From
$23.75

Versatility of the Grape Experience in Napier

Versatility of the Grape Experience in Napier

This is your opportunity to discover the passion and innovation of our winemaking team and learn the versatility of grapes and how they make wine but also so much more.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$47.50
From
$47.50

Local Market Tour and Modern Vegetarian Cooking Experience in Northland

Local Market Tour and Modern Vegetarian Cooking Experience in Northland

Enjoy a private and authentic cooking class, local market tour and home cooked meal with your host Anna. This is a wonderful opportunity for anyone looking to connect with local culture over food. The market tour involves Anna showing you the best vendors and talking to you about the local culture. Anna and her family live in a 140-year old Kauri villa that they are slowly renovating. The kitchen is the hub of their home and they have opened it up to make the most of its beautiful original character. Anna enjoys meeting new people and is looking forward to having fun sharing wholesome delicious food together with travelers to the area. After your cooking class you will join the family at the dining table or vine covered deck in the summer time, to enjoy the very meal you have cooked. You may have cooked a vegetarian or vegan barbecue or a meal influenced by middle-eastern, Italian, Asian or Mexican flavors. Dessert will include pudding, cake, tart or homemade ice cream.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$147.70
Price varies by group size
From
$147.70
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Private Modern Vegetarian Cooking Class with Anna in Northland

Private Modern Vegetarian Cooking Class with Anna in Northland

Enjoy a private and authentic cooking class and home cooked meal with your host Anna. This is a wonderful opportunity for anyone looking to connect with local culture over food. Anna and her family live in a 140-year old Kauri villa that they are slowly renovating. The kitchen is the hub of their home and they have opened it up to make the most of its beautiful original character. Anna enjoys meeting new people and is looking forward to having fun sharing wholesome delicious food together with travelers to the area. After your cooking class you will join the family at the dining table or vine covered deck in the summer time, to enjoy the very meal you have cooked. You may have cooked a vegetarian or vegan barbecue or a meal influenced by middle-eastern, Italian, Asian or Mexican flavors. Dessert will include pudding, cake, tart or homemade ice cream.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$100.52
Price varies by group size
From
$100.52
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Full Day Small-Group Hawke's Bay Wine Tour

Full Day Small-Group Hawke's Bay Wine Tour

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Take a break from sightseeing and escape the city crowds on this small-group tour around a handful of Hawkes Bay wineries. Instead of going into each tasting blind and struggling through the jargon, get guidance and recommendations from your guide so you can get the most out of your day. You don’t need to worry about drawing the short straw and being your group’s sober driver, either—instead, get around Hawkes Bay in an air-conditioned minivan driven by your guide.
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  • 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$87.00
From
$87.00

Half Day Small-Group Hawkes Bay Wine Tour

Half Day Small-Group Hawkes Bay Wine Tour

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Drive around the sunny Hawkes Bay and get a taste of the region’s well-regarded wines on this small group tour. There’s no need to choose a sober driver – get chauffeured around a handful of Hawkes Bay wineries on this tour, leaving you free to sample as many wines as you want. Learn how to translate winemaking jargon from your guide and enjoy wine-tasting like a professional. Beat the heat as you drive between wineries in an air-conditioned minivan.
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  • 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$76.56
From
$76.56

Wellington Shore Excursion: Wines of Wairarapa by Bike

Wellington Shore Excursion: Wines of Wairarapa by Bike

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Discover the wine village of Martinborough on a bike tour that visits three wineries and an olive orchard. Includes round-trip transportation from Wellington, a gourmet picnic lunch, and bike rental.
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  • Free Cancellation
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$173.99
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$173.99

Self Guided Martinborough Wineries Bike Tour

Self Guided Martinborough Wineries Bike Tour

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Spin along winding country roads to award-winning New Zealand wineries on this 1-day self-guided Martinborough wineries bike tour. Pedal at your own pace around the pretty town of Martinborough. Stop off along the way to visit boutique wineries and learn of the region’s rich winemaking heritage. Sample some of the fine wines for which the region is famous, and gain insight into the scents and flavors at play in your glass. When you get hungry, find a scenic spot and enjoy a delicious picnic of delicious local produce.
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  • 2 hours 5 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$61.69
From
$61.69

Martinborough Guided Wine and Vine

Martinborough Guided Wine and Vine

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With the wind in your hair, discover the rolling vineyards and fine wines of New Zealand’s fertile North Island on this guided Martinborough wine and vine tour. Hop onto your bicycle or take your seat and relax aboard a comfortable rickshaw. Then, head off with your guide to begin exploring the vineyards and wineries of Martinborough. Hear entertaining stories from the town’s past and gain insight into its winemaking heritage. Visit three wineries and an olive grove, and pull over for a delicious picnic lunch along the way.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$118.74
From
$118.74

Auckland Urban Craft Beer Tour

Auckland Urban Craft Beer Tour

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The ultimate craft beer experience over 6 hours, visiting 4 unique locations. The tour commences with a beer and food paired lunch and includes tastings at the other locations. Also included is a behind the scenes brewery tour.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$118.31
From
$118.31

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